I-264 EB and WB in Portsmouth to close Tuesday night for MLK Extension work

Posted at 2:26 PM, Oct 09, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-09 14:26:58-04

Portsmouth, Va. – Interstate 264 east and westbound will be closed between Frederick Boulevard and Effingham Street from 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 13th to 5:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 14th.

During the closure, crews with the Elizabeth River Tunnels Project will pour the concrete bridge deck for the new Martin Luther King Extension.

An eastbound detour and westbound detour will be in place to direct motorists around the closure. Ramps leading to the interstate between those two exits will also be closed during this time.

Get the latest updates on construction at the MLK Extension by visiting the ERT MLK Extension page.